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Midget Minor 15U - 04s CS

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Bulldogs Tryouts Registration is Open!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Chicago Bulldogs release the tryout dates for the upcoming 2019-20 Season for Central States and NIHL Teams as follows:


  • Pre-tryout clinic days
    • Monday 8/19 5:20
    • Wednesday 8/21 5:20
  • Tryouts
    • Sunday 8/25 9:00
    • Tuesday 8/27 5:20


  • Pre-tryout clinic days
    • Monday 8/19 6:30
    • Wednesday 8/21 6:30
  • Tryouts
    • Sunday 8/25 10:10
    • Monday 8/26 5:20


  • Pre-tryout clinic days
    • Tuesday 8/20 5:20
    • Thursday 8/22 5:20
  • Tryouts
    • Sunday 8/25 11:20
    • Tuesday 8/27 6:30


  • Pre-tryout clinic days
    • Tuesday 8/20 6:30
    • Thursday 8/22 6:30
  • Tryouts
    • Sunday 8/25 12:30
    • Monday 8/26 6:30

Midget U15

  • Tryouts
    • Saturday 8/17 12:30
    • Sunday 8/18 12:30


Bulldogs Central States Teams for the 2019-20 Season

The Bulldogs are proud to announce that we will field Central States Teams for the 2019-20 Season at the following levels:

  • Squirt Major
  • PeeWee Minor - '08s
  • PeeWee Major - '07s
  • Bantam Minor - '06s
  • Bantam Major - '05s
  • Midget Minor U15 - '04s

Equipment Fitting Days

MANDATORY for all Tryout Players to get your gear/jerseys sized and ordered no later than Tuesday's Tryout 8/27!

  • Sun 8/25, 8:30am-12pm
  • Mon 8/26, 3:30pm-6pm
  • Tues 8/27, 3:30pm-6pm

In the Heartland Lobby at Offensive Zone Pro Shop.


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Latest News

Bulldogs Welcome Coach Rob Newburg

08/08/2019, 9:15am CDT
By admin

The Chicago Bulldogs would like to welcome Rob Newburg to the organization, as Hockey Operations Administrator.  Rob comes to the Bulldogs with over 19 years of coaching experience, ranging from learn to skate through midgets.  Rob was the Chicago Wolves Youth Hockey Director for 8 years and also previously worked for the Chicago Steel in the USHL.  Rob grew up playing youth hockey in the Chicagoland area for the Chicago Patriots, Falcons and Northern Express.  Rob graduated from DePaul University while playing ACHA hockey.   Rob will be coaching with the Bulldogs this fall, as well as handling various administrative duties. 

Please welcome Coach Newburg to our organization and introduce yourself this season!

They went a perfect 6-0 throughout the weekend with a blistering +23 goal differential!

Our other 4 JYD teams all advanced to Sunday play
Overall JYD teams were 15-7-5 with 96GF-71GA

Bulldogs '06 JYD AAA Chi-town Shuffle Champions

Bulldogs are Excited to Announce the Coaching Lineup for 2019-20

Coaching Staff

U15 Midget
Joe Corvo / Mike Herbert

Bantam Major CS '05
Sam Fields

Bantam Minor CS '06
Mike Herbert / Joe Corvo

Bantam NIHL '05/'06
Marc Rosenthal

PeeWee Major CS '07
Eugene Cha

PeeWee Minor CS '08
Doug Altschul / Ryan Walls

Squirt CS
Rob Messner

Squirt NIHL
Rob Messner

Mite AA
Phil Wolfe / Sean Freeman

Mite A
Phil Wolfe

Mite A2
Greg Wasserman

Mite Devo
Greg Wasserman

Bulldogs Staff:

Hockey Director - Mike Herbert

Squirt Director - Rob Messner

Learn to Play Hockey Director - Greg Wasserman

Bulldogs Administrator - Jim Mandl

Hockey Operations - Rob Newburg

The Bulldogs are excited to announce the hiring of...

Chicago Bulldogs Coach Sam Fields

Coach Sam Fields

Coach Sam Fields is named Head Coach for the Chicago Bulldogs 2005 Bantam Major CSDHL team!

Coach Rob Messner

Coach Rob Messner is named Squirt Hockey Director and Head Coach for our Central States and NIHL Teams.

2019-20 Bulldogs Squirt Coach Rob Messner
2019-20 Bulldogs Bantam/Midget Coach Joe Corvo

Coach Joe Corvo

Eleven year NHL'er, Coach Joe Corvo, who will be entrusted with our Bantam and Midget Levels.

Congratulations to our 5 Bulldogs Teams that all collected State Flags in this year's Illinois State Tournament

Five Bulldogs Teams amassed the following combined tallies:

  • 147 Teams competed over 5 Divisions
  • 99 Goals Scored by Bulldogs Teams (48 Goals allowed)
  • 20-6-1 Combined Record
  • 5 Bulldogs Teams
  • 5 State Flags!
  • 1 State Championship - Peewee NIHL Bulldogs

  • 2 State 2nd Place Finishes - Bantam '04 CS/PeeWee '07CS
  • 2 State 3rd place Finishes - Bantam '05 CS/Squirt '08 CS

Heartland Performance Training

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More information - HPT Details

Mark Krueger

Phone: 630-890-2202

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